By DIANE DIERKS
Fire destroyed a home at 106 W. Polk St. in Staunton on Wednesday evening. Fire and rescue crews arrived on the scene at approximately 6 p.m. and battled the blaze for more than three hours. Jackson Twp. Vol. Fire Dept., Posey Twp. Vol. Fire Dept., Dick Johnson Twp. Vol. Fire Dept., Clay County Search and Rescue, Trans-Care Ambulance, and the American Red Cross responded to the call.
Brian Snow, Training Officer at Dick Johnson Twp. Vol. Fire Dept., commented that after investigation, the cause of the fire is undetermined and a fire marshall will not be called to further investigate.
There were no occupants inside the home at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported. Emergency crews signed off the scene at 9:29 p.m.